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PRISONER BOY. American, Reel (cut time). USA, Texas. A Major. AEac# tuning (fiddle). "Prisoner Boy", a fast cross-tuned breakdown, was recorded for Victor Records in October, 1929, in Dallas, Texas, by Fiddlin' biography:Jim Pate (1867, 1935), accompanied on guitar by his son Tom. The tune (backed with "Texas Farewell" was to be their only recording.

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Recorded sources : - County CD 3524, Fiddlin' Jim Pate - "Old Time Texas String Bands" (). Victor V-40170 (78 RPM) , Fiddlin' Jim Pate (1929, recorded Dallas, Texas). The Canote Brothers - "Calico Pie."

See also listing at :
Hear Jim Pate's 1929 recording at [1] and Slippery Hill [2]

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